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MBA Program Details

The MBA is flexible, catering to the career demands of busy managers and delivered in a convenient CBD location. This course can be completed in two to three years of part-time study. It consists of twelve units of study – an integrated core of seven units, an industry capstone and up to four electives chosen by you.

Prior to commencing, you'll complete a series of MBA Online Primers to ensure you have the baseline knowledge you need to succeed in the degree. Whether you're looking to refresh existing knowledge or gain baseline skills in new topic areas, these MBA Online Primers are an effective and efficient way to help you prepare for the MBA. Covering managerial economics, financial statement analysis, spreadsheets and business statistics, the online module will help you identify knowledge gaps, provide you access to tailored instructional material and allow you to retest as many times as you like and at your own pace.

Commencing unit Core units of study Elective units of study* Completing unit
  • Leadership Practice and Development
  • Critical Analysis and Thought Leadership
  • Data Analytics and Modelling
  • Financial Management
  • Innovation in Strategic Marketing
  • Managing People and Organisations
  • Strategies for Growth

From the following subject areas:

  • Business Negotiations and Decision Making
  • Creativity, Innovation & Corporate Venturing
  • Financial Strategy
  • Leading Project Management
  • Managing with Technology
  • Operations Management
  • Coaching & Performance Management
  • Strategic Use of Social Technology

Along with the above range of subject areas students may also choose to do:

  • International Business Project
  • Individual Company Project
  • Industry Capstone

* Indicative Elective Units of Study list, subject to change.